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It is an improper, or mixed, fraction.

Q: What is a fraction bigger than 1?

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1/2 is bigger than 1/3

Not necessarily. -1/2 is a fraction which is less than 1.-10 * -1/2 = 5, a product which is bigger than -10.

1/8 or 1/5 or 1/6 or 1/10 any thing that is bigger than 4, (the denominator, bottom number of the fraction)

It is 1/8 times bigger.

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(3 and any fraction less than 1) is always bigger than (1 and any fraction less than 1).

1/2 is bigger than 1/4.

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If the numerator (the number at the top of the fraction) is bigger than the denominator (the number at the bottom), then the fraction is more than 1.

If the numerator (the number above the line) is bigger than the denominator (the number below the line) then the fraction is bigger than 1, e.g. 4/3.

1/2 is bigger than 1/3

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Bigger - the higher the denominator of a fraction, the smaller the 'piece'

It can be anything you like.-3 is bigger than -4 but (-3)/(-4) = 3/4 is a positive fraction which is less than 1.4 is bigger than 3 but 4/3 is a positive fraction which is greater than 1.3 is bigger than -4 but 3/(-4) = -3/4 is a negative fraction which is greater than -1.4 is bigger than -3 but 4/(-3) = -4/3 is a negative fraction which is less than -1.

Because you are multiplying by the inverse, which is bigger than the original fraction.